Paragliding is a quite new adventure sport in Nepal. Paragliding is truly wonderful and fulfilling experience in this Himalayan country. You can experience unparalleled scenic magnificence mountain view, Himalayan griffin vultures, eagles, kites, while floating over villages, monasteries, temples, lakes and jungles, with a fantastic view of the majestic Himalayas.
The main area for flying by paragliding in Nepal is the Annapurna region, more specifically the Pokhara valley. This lakeside town is Nepal’s second “city”, nestled at the foot of the Annapurna Himal. The paragliding flying season in Nepal commences from November through February, the best months being November and December. The take -off point for these paragliding flights are Sarankot (1592m.) which also offers prime views of Phewa Lake and mountains at sunrise and sunset and the landing is by the Phewa lake. No previous experience is required as qualified pilots provide a short briefing before launching paragliding trip.
Green Valley Nepal Treks Paragliding Packages Offered:
Annapurna Panorama Flights
We take a 20 min jeep ride from Pokhara to Sarangkot the viewpoint 2000ft above Lakeside. From here we can see 3 of the highest mountains in the world. Dhaulagiri, Annapurna, Manasulu, all over 8000 m. We offer 3 types of tandem flight from here.
Phewa Tal View
In the morning and late afternoon these 15min flights give you a taste of uncovered flight, taking you over Pokhara Phewa Lake and then landing by a Lakeside.
This midday flight gives you the thrill of high flight as we thermal up above Sarangkot in the company of eagles and vultures. It takes from 30minutes to 1 hour. We land by the edge of Phewa lake.
Cross country paragliding package offers you the chance to experience flying from one valley to another. Using thermals, clouds and birds to guide us, we take you on an unforgettable journey north of Pokhara towards the big mountains. We fly as long as we can and aim to return to Pokhara that afternoon.
Green Valley Nepal Treks and Research Hub believe in the quality services. Our main concern is the safety and the well being of our groups. Our entire trips are running by qualified who are full time employee of our company. They are well trained and certified by Government. We believe in the best services and make sure to you that we never compromise on your comfort and safety. Further more we request you to put more questions on your planning phase of adventure journey with Green Valley Nepal Treks.